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    What is Tempeh?

    A few weeks ago I posted a recipe for Orange Glazed Tempeh. I showed the recipe to my husband and he said to me, “That’s great! What’s Tempeh?”. That made me think, perhaps I should tell you what I’m so in love with. Let’s get to know tempeh (pronounced TEM-pay). Tempeh is made by fermenting whole soybeans with a grain, usually rice. It is sold in flat rectangles or squares. I buy mine at Trader Joe’s, I am a fan of the Trader Joe’s Organic 3 Grain Tempeh, I can get this for $1.79 at my store. Tempeh’s texture is dense and chewy and has a nutty flavor. It is…

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